Arts On Main

Jo’burg crafts an artsy comeback

Property values have quintupled in parts of the central business district in Johannesburg, writes Devon Maylie.

Loaded with baggage and living in cages

"What does it mean to be safe and to be insecure?" artist Marthine Tayou wonders in his installation <em>LOOOOBHY n.50</em>.

Readings in the spectacle of fashion

Can magnificent clothes really leave you pondering about illiteracy?

Sprawling tales of home

Seven distinct sub-exhibitions of <em>In Context</em> bring a mini-biennale to Jo'burg.

Words for the birds

<em>Remotewords</em> aims to "disseminate literary statements" around the world through satellite mapping programmes.


Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it